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what is the hardest egg to hatch

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by pax12, May 25, 2008.

  1. pax12

    pax12 Songster 10 Years

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    what is the hardest egg to hatch
     
  2. Broke Down Ranch

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    That is a real difficult question to answer....usually the hardest egg to hatch is the one you want the very most in the world TO hatch.

    Philosophical answers aside, peafowl can be danged hard. I have also heard ostrich and emu can be hard since if there is too MUCH humidity they die....
     
  3. kare21162

    kare21162 Songster

    I know turkeys are harder to hatch than chickens. I haven't tried to hatch geese or ducks.
     
  4. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    Those that arrived by mail [​IMG]
     
  5. kees

    kees Songster

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    Someone once mentioned that Seramas are very difficult but I (only based on personal experience) have found that those through the mail didn't work for me.
     
  6. duckman

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    ducks are hard with a still air. especilly call ducks they are hard with anything.
     
  7. Julie08

    Julie08 Songster

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    I read you were not suppose to use forced air when hatching duck eggs?? Dries them out to fast?
     
  8. MaineChickens

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    A hard boiled egg...[​IMG]
     
  9. ae50mag

    ae50mag Songster

    serama can be very hard for some folks, depends on mail and type of incubator, if any one needs any i have some listed...


    thanks frank
     
  10. ginbart

    ginbart Crowing

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